Hawkins, Kominsky, DeVries & Associates, PC

Available Position


Job Title

Certified Public Accountant/Tax Manager

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Certified Public Accountant (CPA)/Tax Manager to join our firm. The ideal candidate possesses in-depth knowledge of bookkeeping and payroll practices, as well as preparation of financial statements and tax returns. They will be able to effectively manage multiple engagements with clients and consistently deliver exemplary tax services to them. This position has the potential for professional growth and once the candidate’s work ethic has been established, there is also the potential to engage in remote work. Below is an overview of the job position. Please note that the items listed are not all inclusive.


Tax Services:

  • Prepare tax returns, schedules, and forms, ensuring timely tax filing and payment
  • Review tax returns prepared by staff accountants and partner
  • Organize and update financial records
  • Serve as a resource for staff accountants
  • Conduct complex tax research
  • Analyze IRS notices and draft responses
  • Represent clients before the IRS and other tax agencies
  • Offer tax saving and planning strategies to clients

Bookkeeping Services:

  • Prepare and review financial statements
  • Serve as a resource for bookkeepers
  • Prepare and review payroll and all associated relevant deposits, tax forms, etc. as needed
  • Facilitate Quickbooks setup (desktop and online)
  • Assist with business planning


Technical Knowledge:

  • Possess CPA license or equivalent work experience
  • Proficient in corporate, partnership, individual, trust, and non-profit taxation
  • Knowledge of and familiarity with IRS procedures and policies
  • Well versed with accounting and tax software
  • Experience with Quickbooks Online and other computer skills
  • Strong accounting and analytical skills

Communications Skills:

  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Prioritizes clarity, collaboration and consideration in professional communication


  • Demonstrates an ability to multi-task while maintaining a detail-oriented perspective
  • Develops and models an understanding of firm philosophy, values, and tax opinions
  • Implements technology to help streamline office practices and processes




Health and dental insurance premiums are 100% covered after 60 days of employment. Eligible to contribute to the firm’s SIMPLE Retirement Plan after 30 days, with up to a 3% employer match. Paid vacation and sick leave. Other optional insurance through Aflac. Continuing education, licensing, and dues are paid 100% by the firm. Casual work environment. Relaxed work hours during non-tax season.

Application Instructions

Email Amanda Stricker at amandas@hkdcpa.com. Employ whichever medium you feel best conveys your interest and qualifications for this job. Be sure to specifically reference the particular requirements listed in this posting.

Application Deadline

July 17, 2020